Brazen

Definition of Brazen

Bra´zen
a.1.Pertaining to, made of, or resembling, brass.
2.Sounding harsh and loud, like resounding brass.
3.Impudent; immodest; shameless; having a front like brass; as, a brazen countenance.
Brazen age
a - (Myth.) The age of war and lawlessness which succeeded the silver age.
b - (Archæol.) See under Bronze.
Brazen sea
(Jewish Antiq.) a large laver of brass, placed in Solomon's temple for the use of the priests.
v. t.1.To carry through impudently or shamelessly; as, to brazen the matter through.
[imp. & p. p. Brazened ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Brazening.]
Sabina brazened it out before Mrs. Wygram, but inwardly she was resolved to be a good deal more circumspect.
- W. Black.

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